Schumer: Transit Workers Should Be Checked Against Terror Watch ListsSchumer says it's "shocking that this commonsense safety gap was never closed.''
CBS2 Exclusive: Ride-Along With Police In Nassau County Counterfeit Goods BustCBS2 was given rare access Monday to a joint operation between Nassau County police and the Department of Homeland security, targeting counterfeit items at retail shops.
Homeland Security To Begin Massive Study On Subway Airflow Starting Monday, a massive study will begin to examine the airflow through tunnels in the New York subway in case they're ever targeted in a terror attack.
DHS To Conduct Study On How Contaminants Might Move In Subway AirA unit of the Department of Homeland Security will conduct a weeklong study on airflow in the New York City subway system beginning Monday.
New Jersey Gets 9-Month Extension To Comply With Real ID ActThe state of New Jersey has been given a nine-month extension to have its drivers' licenses meet national proof-of-identity requirements.
DHS Grants Extension To New York State For Real ID Compliance ActThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted New York state a one-year extension to meet the standards for the Real ID Act.
Feds Arrest 3 On Long Island After Heroin SeizureCustoms officers discovered "an off-white, tannish powdery substance'' in the shipment, which tested positive for heroin.
Could New Yorkers Soon Need Passports For Domestic Travel?Your passport is required for most international flights, but there was concern Monday that New Yorkers might need to pack it for domestic flights as well.
Bomb Threats Disrupt White House Briefing, TSA Hearing On Screener FailuresSeveral floors of the Dirksen Senate Office Building were cleared after Capitol Police received a call reporting a suspicious package.
Homeland Security Dedicating $181 Million To New York CityIn addition to the money going to the city, New York state is receiving $76 million. Newark was awarded $20 million, and the state of New Jersey is getting $8 million.
Congress Sends Homeland Security Bill To Obama Without ConditionsThe House on Tuesday voted 257-167 for the measure that Obama is expected to sign. Without action, funding for the department would have expired Friday at midnight.
Congress Passes Temporary Homeland Security Funding Bill To Avoid ShutdownThe battle surrounding long term funding is actually over immigration reform.